Suggested Sequence: Music Education Emphasis (Vocal)

Semester 1 – Freshman Year, Fall Semester

MU 100 3 credits Introduction to Music Literature
MU 108 3 credits Introduction to Music Theory (pending placement exam)
MU 106 1 credit Introduction to Music Technology
MUA 2×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 2 – Freshman Year, Spring Semester

MU 201 3 credits Music Theory I (must take with MU 203)
MU 203 1 credit Musicianship Skills I (must take with MU 201)
MUA 131 1 credit Sec. Instrument – Piano Lessons
MUA 2×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 3 – Sophomore Year, Fall Semester

MU 202 3 credits Music Theory II (must take with MU 204)
MU 204 1 credit Musicianship Skills II (must take with MU 202)
MU 322 1 credit Sec. Instrument – Diction (even-numbered years)
MUA 131 1 credit Sec. Instrument – Piano Lessons
MUA 2×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 4 – Sophomore Year, Spring Semester

MU 301 3 credits Music Theory III (must take with MU 303)
MU 303 1 credit Musicianship Skills III (must take with MU 301)
MUA 131 1 credit Sec. Instrument – Piano Lessons
MUA 1×1 1 credit Sec. Instrument – String Lessons
MUA 2×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 5 – Junior Year, Fall Semester

MU 302 3 credits Music Theory IV (Modern) (odd-numbered years)
MU 325 2 credits Conducting
MU 322 1 credit Sec. Instrument – Diction (even-numbered years)
MU 401 2 credits Form and Analysis (even-numbered years)
MU 416 2 credits Orchestration (even-numbered years)
MUA 4×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons (pending result of jury)
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
ED 301 1 credit Intro to Education Practicum (with ED 305 & ED 308)
ED 305 3 credit Foundations of Education (with ED 301 & ED 308)
ED 308 3 credit Educational Psychology (with ED 301 & ED 305)
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 6 – Junior Year, Spring Semester

MU 425 2 credits Advanced Conducting
MUE 321 1 credit Sec. Instrument – Band
MUA 4×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
MUE 428 3 credits Vocal Methods/Secondary (even-numbered years)
ED 309 3 credits Classroom & Behavior Mgmt (with EDC 301 & EDC 311)
EDC 301 3 credits Teaching Exceptional Child (with ED 309 & EDC 311)
EDC 311 3 credits Dimensions of Learning (with ED 309 & EDC 301)
ED 430 3 credits Applied Multiculturalism (with ED 309 & EDC 301 & EDC 311)
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 7 – Senior Year, Fall Semester

MU 302 3 credits Music Theory IV (Modern) (odd-numbered years)
MU 311 3 credits Music History I
MU 401 2 credits Form and Analysis (even-numbered years)
MU 416 2 credits Orchestration (even-numbered years)
MUE 328 3 credits Teaching General Music
MUA 4×1 1.5 credits Private Lessons
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
ED 408 3 credits Teaching Reading
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 8 – Senior Year, Spring Semester

MU 312 3 credits Music History II
MUE 428 3 credits Vocal Methods/Secondary (even-numbered years)
MUA 498 1.5 credits Senior Recital
MUX 3xx 1 credit Ensemble
ED 410 3 credits Foundations of Educational Eval
MU 199 0 credit Concert Attendance


Semester 9 – Year 5, Fall Semester

ED 499 12 credits Internship (Student Teaching)